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  1. Hello Sailnet!!

    Introduce Yourself
    Hey guys, Shane and Lucie from Eastern Canada finally saying hello!. We live near the Northumberland Strait and are looking at buying our first small (27 30) sailboat. I have gotten a lot of great info from this site and feel like I should say a big thank you as well.
  2. Crew wanted: Canada to Mexico then Australia via South Pacific

    Crew Wanted/Available
    The 'Khulula' is a forty foot Tradewinds offshore sloop bound for the South Pacific, where she will spend some weeks sunbathing before heading Westward towards Australia, weather permitting. We are looking for seasoned coastal and/or offshore crew preferably with bluewater experience. Those...
  3. Canada to Iceland

    Crew Wanted/Available
    Hello, My partner and i are hoping to travel from the east coast of Canada or the US to Iceland this summer (2015). We're both friendly, hard working down to earth people who love life and being around happy people. We'll be riding our motorcycle from BC to Ontario at the beginning of July...
  4. Canada Cruising Permits for US Boats

    General Discussion (sailing related)
    I have been told that Canada issues cruising permits for six months that are renewable indefinitely. Having recently bought a Cape George 36 that was registered in Canada, and importing it to the US for Coast Guard Documentation, I now wish to return to Canada (BC) for extended cruising and plan...
  5. Kennedy 30 "Tiga"

    Boat Review and Purchase Forum
    I'm in the process of looking at a 30' wood composite sailboat (red cedar with foam and glass on the outside). Its advertised as a Kennedy 30. The name is Tiga. I'm curious if anyone knows anything about this boat. I can't find anything on the web. Thanks Mike
  6. Greetings & Boat ID

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    I am new to sailboats, having only sailed around 20hrs in my life (including my CANSAIL 1 course this summer). I bought a 1973 Wayfarer to learn on and am loving it. As a project boat, I came across a scow that looks like this: sailingtexas (dot) com/201101/ssears10101 (dot) html My steering...
  7. Offshore Life Raft for Sail?

    Boat Buyers & Sellers Forum
    I'm looking for a used 4 person life raft for a journey between canada and new zealand next month. I am in Canada and if raft needs to be tested/certified before used, I can not buy from outside canada. If already certified and ready for use, purchase from the u.s. may be possible. Anything...
  8. Where to do STCW 95 in Canada, Mexico or Carribean?

    General Discussion (sailing related)
    Hello everyone, I've been travelling and teaching scuba for the past five years and I've decided a life at sea is the life for me. I'm heading to Vancouver Island in September and driving down to Baja, Mexico in October and was wondering if anyone knew any places that offer the STCW 95 at a...
  9. Where do do STCW 95 in Canada, Mexico or Carribean?

    Introduce Yourself
    Hello everyone, I've been travelling and teaching scuba for the past five years and I've decided a life at sea is the life for me. I'm heading to Vancouver Island in September and driving down to Baja, Mexico in October and was wondering if anyone knew any places that offer the STCW 95 at a...
  10. Wannabe Catamaran Sailor

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    Hello! I am so land locked the rocky mountains are in my way! But I dream of the ocean and the feel of the water!! I would love to chat with Catamaran owners as I love the look of them more than the traditional boat. I am currently saving for my boat...Please let me know how the cat's...
  11. Here she goes again! DAGNY, Canada to Florida October

    Crew Wanted/Available
    Hello! After a long layup, DAGNY´s getting ready for the next go. Presently in Newfoundland. Depart Nova Scota when hurricane season´s over, head down USEC to Florida. Later, off to Caribbean. Looking for crew who can Pay Own Way. This is NOT a paying position. Check out tons more info at...
  12. Importing A Boat From Canada To US

    Boat Review and Purchase Forum
    All; I'm a US Citizen living in Chicago, and I'm considering the purchase of a used trailerable boat in Toronto, and driving it back to Chicago. I'm having trouble finding definitive answers about what paperwork I will be required to present at the border about the vessel, in terms of...
  13. Vector charts - Bay of Quinte, Canada

    Cruising & Liveaboard Forum
    Hi All! Might any of you have or know where we could find vector charts for Kingston/Bay of Quinte, Canada? We're planning to visit from Rochester, NY this weekend and are running open CPN software on our laptop w/ Garmin GPS and really need the vector charts for that area ASAP. Any help you...
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